Category: Animals & Natural World
Sharks are the most awe-inspiring creatures on Earth. Killer machines built of tonnes of solid muscle with thousands of teeth and a bite that can crush any sea (or land) animal, these animals are nature's top predators of the sea. With stunning CGI artwork and incredible stories along the way, Sharks is ...Show more
This book is a spectacular and engaging non-fiction eyewitness guide to one of history's greatest civilizations, "Ancient Rome". How did the Roman's shape our world? What was life like for the average Roman? Find out in eyewitness "Ancient Rome" and discover all about Roman's and their civilization. Fro ...Show more
A history of science distilled into 100 notable experiments - epic moments that have fuelled our understanding of Earth and the Universe beyond. The history of science is a fascinating and long one, covering thousands of years of history. The development of scientific experiments involves some of the mo ...Show more
How Things Work is designed to appeal to and encourage the curiosity that young children have about the objects around them. Starting with the common questions about how things work from how a house is constructed to what powers a rocket to reach the moon the book follows a little girl named Koko and he ...Show more
It was the craziest, wildest and most daring expedition the world had ever seen. Eleven ships with nearly 15,000 people travelled 25,000 kilometers to the other side of the world. But what did they find when they arrived?
This book gives children the power of X-ray vision to see what's inside things. When the pages are held up to the light, they can see through to the page behind - from the skeleton inside a person to the engine inside a car to a bear inside a cave. Sixteen pictures grouped in themed sections - the body, ...Show more
The perfect introduction to growing and life-cycles for young children. A caterpillar hatches from a tiny white egg and munches through the leaves of its bean plant home. It gets bigger and bigger - but what will it turn into next? This beautifully illustrated picture book from award-winning author Mart ...Show more
A delightfully quirky compendium of the Animal Kingdom's more unfortunate truths, with over 150 hand-drawn illustrations to make you laugh and cry. Have you ever wondered how expensive a jar of honey would be if a minimum wage for bees applied, or whether a dog cares what's on television when they sit n ...Show more
Category: Animals & Natural World | Reading Level: Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
Lift the lid on eight animal habitats to see the extraordinary natural stories that happen above and below the surface. From the rainforest to the ocean and the macro to the micro, lift the flap to explore the fascinating relationships occurring in each of the world's ecosystems.
When I looked up, I shivered. How many stars were in the sky? A million? A billion? Maybe the number was as big as infinity. I started to feel very, very small. How could I even think about something as big as infinity? Uma can't help feeling small when she peers up at the night sky. She begins to wonde ...Show more
Category: Animals & Natural World | Reading Level: 8+
Enter the incredible world of horses and ponies with this gorgeous compendium of more than 150 breeds from around the world. Beautifully photographed and packed with information on everything from individual breed characteristics to expert advice on horse care and show-jumping, polo, and more.